‘The Book Review’ podcast began as a brief show with a rebellious touch. It became a forum for some of the biggest names in literature.
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Our critics and writers have selected noteworthy cultural events to experience virtually or in person in New York City.
Six new paperbacks to check out this week.
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Sifting through river muck for treasure — and the lessons of human history.
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A key figure in New York’s creative underground of the 1970s, he was also a filmmaker who chronicled the early days of the punk scene.
By Jim Farber
In her third memoir, the singer-songwriter, poet and author writes about her otherworldly experiences crisscrossing the country in 2016.
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